Expert Salon Coordinator, Makeup Artist, Colour Consultant, Ear-Piercing Services & Hair Product Specialist
Andrei has six years of experience in the fashion and beauty industry. She attended fashion school for two years after finishing her degree in Mass Communications. Andrei owned her online business (Fashion clothing and Makeup) for two years and decided to move to Canada and started working for Hair Sensations.
Andrei has been working for Hair Sensations for four years. Through the years, Andrei has progressed beyond our expectations; she has studied and has become a Colour Expert and Product Consultant not to mention the outstanding work she does as our Makeup Artist.
Andrei believes that customer service is the most important part of her job. She goes above and beyond for all of our clients and creates a fun and professional environment for the Salon and she is one organized woman. Andrei is a Team Player respected by all and she has been a catalyst for creating a Team and Family environment with her Team.
Andrei is the face of Hair Sensations and she loves to keep herself up to date with the latest Hair and Beauty trends for the benefit of all clients.
Professional Hair Stylist, Colorist & Extensions Specialist
Sweety has been with us for over four years. She came to us after spending several years as a Stylist in England and Ireland. She is an expert in extensions, braiding and up do’s and has created some very special up-dos.
Sweety’s clients--and there are many of them--love her personality, her cutting, highlighting and styling and the way she finishes their appointment by making sure they are happy, that the results exceed their expectations.
We always hear “Oh I LOVE it” from clients in Sweety’s Chair. She is also fluent in French. Sweety is truly a wonderful person---always willing to come in early or stay late. We all love and appreciate our Sweety.
Professional Hair Stylist, Colorist & Threading Specialist
Yovina came to us from Mauritius, an island in the South Indian Ocean. She is fully bilingual in French and English. Yovina is an excellent colourist and also enjoys creating up-dos. She is creative, sincere, and her focus on her client is complete. Yovina also enjoys perming and chemical straightening procedures and is an expert at Threading as well. Yovina concentrates on making sure that each and every client in her chair, regardless of age, leaves feeling and looking happy.
Yovina’s personality relaxes her Clients and makes them feel confident. Her Clients keep coming back and we are used to hearing from them, “I really like Yovina!”
Professional Hair Stylist, Colorist & Men’s Cutting Specialist
Suzie lives and breathes hair. She has been in the profession since she was a teenager (but we won’t say when that was). If you are in Suzie’s chair you will have the time of your life while getting the cut or perm or colour that you asked for - that you dreamed about.
Suzie understands what will look good on YOU. She is really unique in her dedication to her clients, her innate understanding of style, cut and colour, and providing the results you want. Suzie takes a great interest in her clients and is not afraid to ask questions to ensure she gives the client exactly what they want. On top of all that, Suzie’s personality and enthusiasm would light up anyone’s day.
Professional Hair Stylist, Colorist & Hairdressing Instructor
Sioni received her training in England from the Kingston College of Further Education, Tony & Guy Academy in London England, and achieved the NVQ Level 3 qualification from the City and Guilds Board in England.
After years of working in the industry and continuing to study all aspects of hair Sioni began to lecture and teach hairdressing students. Moving to South Africa in the early 2000’s Sioni owned a salon and became a part-time lecturer in the Stellenbosch Hair Academy. For the past two years she has taught full time at the Academy teaching all aspects of practical and theoretical work for students to get their certification.
Sioni’s understanding of colour chemistry and various cutting techniques will make her one of the most in demand stylists in Whitehorse. Sioni’s first love is using her skills to the greatest benefit of every client.
Assistant & Customer Service Rep
Born & raised in the Yukon, Britteny is a welcome addition to our busy Team. You can tell that Brittany really enjoys her job and interacting with everyone--she has such an outgoing and bubbly personality and is always so helpful.
When it comes to her own hair, Britteny loves to try out different trendy colours and new fun haircuts. She is drawn to learn and try out new things. Assisting others—whether it be a Client or a Hair Stylist---seems to come to her naturally. We’re thrilled to have Britteny on our Team.
Proud Owner, Product Specialist & Team Enthusiast
Joy was born and raised in Ottawa and after her University career she became involved in McDonald’s Restaurants moving to Whitehorse to become the most northerly owner-operator in Canada. In 2002, Joy’s passion for hair came to fruition when she and Rick opened Hair Sensations, now a leading Beauty Salon in Whitehorse that includes a highly skilled Team of Hair Stylists, a tanning facility, retail beauty products and tools.
Joy’s enthusiasm for service excellence has been passed on to and delivered by all who work in the Salon. Joy’s Book “The Power of Service—Service Through the Eyes of Customers” is a testament to her love of sharing her service expertise.
Customers repeatedly comment on the level of service they receive at Hair Sensations
and that makes Joy smile from ear to ear.
For over 6 years Joy contributed weekly Hair Tip articles to The Yukon News--she had a huge number of followers. Joy’s spirit and goals set the tone and help to spark the special atmosphere at Hair Sensations.
Proud Owner, Team Player & Community Involvement Dynamo
Rick came to Whitehorse with Joy in 1985 to open the McDonald’s Franchise. They owned and operated the franchise until 2000 when they sold it. In 2002, Rick designed and built Hair Sensations. Rick always says that Joy’s passion for hair is contagious and he really enjoys his involvement in the Salon. Rick has learned a lot from everyone (Joy, the Stylists and Andrei) and brings a unique approach to clients—he loves to chat with clients and shows an authentic interest in them. Rick particularly enjoys interacting with kids. He always tries to get guests to try his hair style!
He came to the Whitehorse Chamber of Commerce in 2004 as its President and has remained in that position since then. Rick can be found in the Salon every day of the week and is there full time on Saturdays. His Team Work approach is exemplary and he cares deeply about clients & employees alike.